New Medicare Card Scam

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15 Aug New Medicare Card Scam

As you may know, Livetech teamed up with AARP Fraud Watch Network to create a series of short animated videos. Each video shines a light on a particular scam, such as the New Medicare Card Scam.

To help you understand this scam, here’s a quote from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC):

“A decision… by Medicare to stop using its beneficiaries’ Social Security numbers as account numbers has not gone unnoticed by scammers… The transition to new cards and numbers is ongoing and is scheduled to be completed in December of 2019… Always on the lookout for new hooks, scammers are on the move, developing ways to take advantage of any confusion that may be related to the transition… the FCC has been receiving complaints about scammers calling pretending to be Medicare representatives.”

To learn more, watch the video here.

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